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Resources for Online Learning

The LRC has collated various resources that will not only aid students whilst on lockdown but at any time throughout their studies. The pack has already been emailed to all students.The resource contains a general list of sites that promote Reading…

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Return to School for all Students

We were relieved to have it confirmed yesterday by the Prime Minister that schools will re-open for all pupils week commencing March 8th.  The guidance released to schools has stated that students will be offered three lateral flow tests (LFTs)…

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ChatHealth Messaging Service

ChatHealth – a new text messaging service for young people in Cheshire East. The 0-19+ Health and Wellbeing Service in Cheshire East is proud to launch ChatHealth, a new text messaging service for 11-19 year olds. Young people are able…

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Message from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon, I hope that you are all well and keeping safe.  We have reached the end of the half term today and although I am sure we are all ready for a rest, it is a good opportunity to…

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Safer Internet Week

As a part of Safer Internet week, this week’s SPIRIT lesson explored 2021’s Safer Internet Day’s Theme of ‘An internet we can trust, exploring reliability in the online world.’ Throughout the lesson students took part in group discussion in the…

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Update on Parent Governor Election

Following on from  our previous communication regarding the extension of the return date for ballot papers to 15:15pm on Tuesday, 23rd February 2021, and in light of not knowing when schools will reopen, as well as filling the vacancy, please be…

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National Apprentice Week

This week is National Apprentice Week! Our Vocational Learning Leader has created a resource sheet for parents and students with links to webinars and information about apprenticeship vacancies. Please see the downloadable pdf below for more information:

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Race Around The World

Your challenge, should you choose to accept it… Beat The Teachers: Race Around The World!The staff at school have decided to walk or run around the world, all 24,901 miles of it… And we are challenging you to a race!! Your…

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Message from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon, I hope that you are all keeping well.  We are 5 days into the staff challenge of running/walking around the world and we have had many requests from students and parents to organise a similar challenge for them,…

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Time to Talk Day

Today we have taken part in TimetoTalk. The theme this year is the power of small; even a small conversation has the power to make a big difference. We also support the idea of #asktwice. We often say we’re fine,…

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Student well-being: How to avoid digital eye strain

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Children’s Mental Health Week

This week is children’s mental health week. On Thursday we will be taking part in Time to Talk.  https://www.cheshireeast.gov.uk/livewell/campaigns/covid-19-information-point/covid19-mental-health-information-point.aspx https://www.place2be.org.uk/our-services/parents-and-carers/coronavirus-wellbeing-activity-ideas-for-families/ https://www.childrensmentalhealthweek.org.uk/

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Message from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon,  I hope that you are all keeping well and safe. I am in awe at those of you who have defied tradition and kept up Christmas lights.  There is clearly a ‘last man standing’ competition taking place between…

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Free Parent/Carer Courses from Cheshire College

Supporting Parents and Carers of Children attending Cheshire Schools with FREE Certificated Level 2 Flexible Online Short Courses. Cheshire College are offering parents and carers the opportunity to learn new skills to support their own personal and professional development. For information download…

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Visyon wellbeing activities

Please find see the document below for wellbeing activities currently on offer at Visyon, suitable for 11 years plus.

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Updated information for parents about remote learning

Please download and read the information in the downloadable document below:

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Exams News – Collection of 2020 Exam Certificates

Unfortunately, due to the current national lockdown, we will not be issuing GCE or GCSE certificates from the school reception until school re-opens. If you require an urgent copy of your statement of results, please email the Exams Manager L.Hartas@alsagerschool.org

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Message from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon,  I hope that you are all keeping well and safe.  Speculation continues about when schools will fully reopen but in interviews this week, Gavin Williamson hinted that it would certainly be nearer to Easter when students would be…

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Message from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon, I hope that you are all keeping well and safe.  Mid-January is usually the time of the month when new year’s resolutions become a thing of the past.  For those of you who are struggling to keep motivated,…

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Remote Learning Update

Dear students and parents Thank you for your ongoing support and patience as we’ve all found our way through this past week of remote learning. I hope that by now, you have been successfully accessing your learning, managed to secure…

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Update on Parent Governor Election

Many thanks to those of you who have already returned your ballot papers with regard to the parent governor vacancy.  As per the election timetable previously issued, ballot papers were due back to school by 15:15pm tomorrow, Friday, January 8th2021. …

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Access to Live Lessons

If you are struggling to join live lessons because you do not have the appropriate device, please contact the school so that we can support. There is some help with mobile phone data here and using a PS4 or X-Box…

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Update from Mrs O’Neill

The chaotic start to 2021 has possibly seen a very quick end to some new year’s resolutions.  For students due to take GCSEs, A levels and other qualifications in summer, I am sure that the announcement on Monday cancelling exams…

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Exam Announcement

We have made the decision to cancel all January exams on the grounds of public health.  

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Remote Learning News

Happy new year everyone. I hope you have all managed to have a well deserved rest and are feeling refreshed. We’ve put together some information for you that will hopefully answer any questions you have about how you will be…

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Update from Mrs O’Neill

Good afternoon, Following on from my email last week, we currently still aim for all students in Y11 and Y13 to return to school for face to face lessons on Monday 11th January, with all other year groups returning on Monday…

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Important Update from Mrs O’Neill

Dear Parents/Carers, I do hope that you have had a really good Christmas break and that you enjoy a safe and healthy start to 2021.  I am writing to let you know where things are up to with the start…

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Update from Mrs O’Neill

We have finally made it to the end of term and I would like to thank you all for your support. Despite the fact that we did not escape Covid 19, we are rightfully proud that we have been able…

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COVID-19 & Face Mask Update

With effect from Monday 4th January we will be applying a charge to face masks provided to students who forget to bring one to school.    Disposable masks will cost 50p; re-usable masks will cost £1.  Parents/carers will be alerted to…

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Sixth Form Subject Stars

Here are our Sixth Form Subject Stars week (commencing 07/12/20). Well done everyone!

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